Ch 1 1 Pharm

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Ch 1 1 Pharm
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2015-06-09 13:48:50
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Ch 1 1 Pharm
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  1. Purpose of taking pharmacology course
    Impact medications have on pt/therapist relationship and impact on treatment
  2. Pharmacotherapeutics
    • Prevent disease
    • Treat disease
    • Diagnose disease
  3. Pharmacokinetics
    • Absorption
    • Distribution
    • Metabolism
    • Elimination
  4. Pharmacodynamics
    Drug effects
  5. Side effect
    effect that occurs in addition to the therapeutic response; rarely requires intervention
  6. Adverse effect
    unexpected effect that requires change in dose or medication
  7. Generic name
    • Official name
    • Acetaminophen
    • Less expensive
    • Bioequivalent
  8. Brand name
    • Trade name
    • Tylenolâ„¢
    • Panadolâ„¢
  9. Phase I
    Small, healthy
  10. Phase II
    Limited w/disease/disorder
  11. Phase III
    Large, targeted patients
  12. Phase IV (postmarking surveillance)
    General patient population
  13. Over-the-Counter (OTC) Medications
    • Nonprescription drugs
    • Treat minor problems
    • Hard to overdose on bc lower dose than prescription medications
    • Self medication in society
    • Vitamins and herbal supplements
  14. Schedule I controlled substances
    • Highest potential for abuse
    • Restricted use
    • -----Research
    • -----Therapeutic use
    • Not usually used in US
    • Ex: heroin, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), meth?

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